The Online EdD in Higher Education is now admitting for the Fall and Spring 2020-2021 semesters!

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Higher Education Administration EdD


The University of Southern Mississippi is now offering a fully online Higher Education doctorate degree. This redesigned program was built to meet the needs of working educators looking to make a wider impact at the collegiate level.

This synchronous EdD program delivers a professional foundation for graduates looking to generate new knowledge about college-level education. The online Higher Education Doctorate degree gives educators the knowledge to lead their organizations and create innovative new methods for problems solving and motivation.

The practical nature of the program allows students to tackle a real-world issue in their field by participating in a Capstone Project rather than a dissertation. The online Higher Education Doctorate program was built to help your make a larger impact at the collegiate level.

Let The University of Southern of Mississippi help prepare you to conquer the challenges of higher education.

Check out some of the jobs our students are prepared for after earning this degree.

  • College President
  • University President
  • Vice President
  • Dean
  • Registrar
  • Directors


For educators looking to making an impact at the building and district levels, check out our online Educational Administration Doctorate degree.

The University of Southern Mississippi is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools of Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). That means you can expect a program with the highest standards and quality.

The Graduate School will be authorizing standardized test waivers to applicants to the Spring, Summer, and Fall 2021 terms.